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Ongoing Excavation Works.

Please be aware that there are extensive ongoing excavation works around the Observatory until after Christmas. Please be very careful driving over the moat and note that parking may be difficult. We are, however, open for business and welcome anyone interested in winter birding around Dungeness.

13th Nov

A bit of movement offshore this morning included about 250 Wigeon, 25 Teal and two Velvet Scoters whilst a Great Skua was loitering offshore and another first-winter Caspian Gull made a brief visit to the fishing boats. In the afternoon a Pomarine Skua was marauding offshore and both Mediterranean Gull and Kittiwake totals increased to 150. 

Two Grey Seals and a Common Seal were also seen.